DoppelHouse Press Summer Books
A Stranger at My Table:
The postcolonial story of a family caught in the half-life of empires
By Ivo de Figueiredo; translated by Deborah Dawkin
Ivo de Figueiredo’s lyrical and imagistic memoir navigates a difficult search for the origins of his estranged father, which opens a door to a family history spanning four continents, five centuries and the rise and fall of two empires.
Mentors: The Making of an Art Historian
By Francis M. Naumann
A surprising and revealing memoir populated with art historians, art influencers, and the former lover of Marcel Duchamp, Beatrice Wood.
Jacques and Jacqueline Groag, Architect and Designer: Two Hidden Figures of the Viennese Modern Movement
By Ursula Prokop
This meticulous double biography restores Jacques and Jacqueline Groag to their rightful places in the pantheon of Viennese Modernists.